Link: Teaching yourself to code for the web
via Noah Veltman
I'm not big on offering advice when it comes to learning how to code. Everyone learns differently and has different goals; my experience isn't necessarily instructive. But I seem to be getting asked the same question more and more often: someone wants to be able to make cool things for the web, and they don't know how to get started. Here are some thoughts on how to keep your head on straight while you're trying to learn. Take them all with a big grain of salt.